Finding Your Calling in Retail Marketing

Aug 10, 2016

If you’re looking at entry level marketing jobs, consider a career in retail. With e-commerce, advertising and more, you can find a marketing job in retail. Learn about diving into the world of retail marketing with Blain’s Farm & Fleet.

Retail & Marketing: The Perfect Match

Finding Your Calling in Retail Marketing.jpgRetail needs marketing, and marketing need retail…there’s no way around it. Marketing campaigns are the backbone of teaching consumers about new products, sales, promotions and more. Marketing jobs can be found in e-commerce, advertising and more. For example, e-commerce departments typically work with print and digital advertising to create a cohesive marketing campaign. This can range from sending out promotional emails to updating the retailer’s website homepage to blogging and more.

With retail marketing, you want potential customers to be aware of your business. It’s about getting people in your stores or on your website, and eventually making sales. Keeping the marketing mix in mind—product, price, place and promotion—is essential for retail marketing. It’s more than just coming up with a catchy slogan or phrase. It’s about knowing your customer, their buying habits and knowing your own brand message. When all of these things work together, success can be found in marketing jobs.

Marketing Jobs at Blain’s Farm & Fleet

At Blain’s Farm & Fleet, our marketing department works closely with vendors, buyers, store managers and more to create media campaigns that speak to our customers. If you’re interested in becoming a part of the Blain’s family, search our jobs in Wisconsin, Iowa and Illinois. If there are no positions open that you’re interested in, but still want to join our family-owned company, join our Talent Network. You’ll receive email updates on any new job openings of interest.

Category: Marketing Jobs